Pottsgrove, PA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

The Pottsgrove Census Designated Place had a population of 3,457 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Pottsgrove is located at latitude 40.2644 and longitude -75.6093 in Montgomery County. The formal boundaries for the Pottsgrove Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Montgomery County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 249 feet.

The Pottsgrove Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2389703) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Pottsgrove Census Designated Place is located within Township of Lower Pottsgrove, a minor civil division (MCD) of Montgomery County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Pottsgrove population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.


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Pottsgrove Census Designated Place, PA Boundary Map



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Pottsgrove, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 3,457
Daytime Population: Workers 1,116
Daytime Population: Residents 1,493
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,609
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 3,453
Population in Familes 3,076
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 1,256
Diversity Index3 17
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $103,863
Average Household Income $117,932
Per Capita Income $43,384

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,332 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,197 (89.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 74 ( 5.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 61 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $246,300
Average Home Value $273,872
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,271
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 1,017
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.05% 0.09%
Households -0.13% 0.02%
Families -0.2% -0.04%
Median Household Income   0.92%
Per Capita Income   2.18%

Pottsgrove, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pottsgrove to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 391 78th
Population Density # 942 47th
Diversity Index # 661 63rd
Median Household Income # 39 98th
Per Capita Income # 102 94th

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